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Saint Dominic’s Home is Now Saint Dominic’s Family Services
Steeped in history and poised for the future, Saint Dominic's Home will now be known as Saint Dominic's Family Services. The nonprofit human service organization has spent the previous year undergoing a rebranding process to update its name, tagline, mission statement and logo.
25th Annual Friends of Saint Dominic’s Golf Tournament
The 25th Annual Friends of St. Dominic Golf Tournament took place on August 28, 2017 at the Edgewood Country Club in River Vale, New Jersey. This sold-out event, sponsored by Mercedes Benz Nanuet, was a resounding success on a day made to order.
Campus Beautification Day
Recently, individuals with developmental disabilities, St. Dominic’s School students, and staff participated in a campus beautification day for our developmental disabilities Day Habilitation Program in Blauvelt. 
St. Dominic’s School 2017 Graduation
On June 16, 2017, the St. Dominic’s therapeutic K-12th grade school celebrated 16 student graduates. 
SDH is Awarded by Council on Accreditation

Saint Dominic’s Home (SDH) has once again achieved a national, four-year accreditation in the field of human services by the Council on Accreditation (COA). The COA accreditation process involves a detailed review and analysis of an organization’s administration, management, and service delivery functions against international standards of best practice.

Saint Dominic's Home's Healthy Eating Initiative Program

"What's for Dinner?" is on everyone's mind who participated in the Saint Dominic's Home's Healthy Eating Initiative Program. Thanks to the Walmart Foundation, children and families from the Saint Dominic's Home Foster Care Program received a first-hand look at where their food comes from in this farm to table experience.

New Student-Adult Partnership

Smart, fledgling businesses know when to bring on the right partner to help grow their business. This is the case with the Sunshine Canteen, a snack-delivery business operated by the Saint Dominic’s Home Day Habilitation Program.

Foster Care Gets A Taste of Farm to Table

Farm to table is not just a concept practiced by chefs of the toniest Manhattan restaurants, it’s something Saint Dominic’s Home Family Foster Care Department had the opportunity to teach their foster care families in the Bronx and have them experience the benefits of fresh from the farm foods.

St. Dominic’s School Life Skills Program

St. Dominic’s School students working toward their SACC degree (Skills and Achievement Commencement Credentials) are flourishing in the relatively new program, which enhances their strengths and levels of independence in academic, career development and foundation skills needed for post-school living, learning and working.

School Partners with People to People
Saint Dominic's Home is pleased to partner with People to People this season to collect coats for families in Rockland County.